The Johns Hopkins Orthopedic Surgery Department invites current third-year medical students to apply for a funded one-year clinical research fellowship during the 2021-2022 academic year.

Poggi Pediatric Orthopaedic Research Fellowship
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Preceptors: Paul D. Sponseller, MD, MBA; John E. Tis, MD; Ranjit A. Varghese, MD; R. Jay Lee, MD

The Poggi Pediatric Orthopaedic Fellowship’s goal is to launch the careers of tomorrow’s leaders. This year of research is designed for medical students between their third- and fourth years destined for a career in orthopaedic surgery. There are three components to the program: research, clinical exposure, and mentoring.

The Poggi Fellow will be involved in a variety of research projects. The research is designed to answer questions and solve problems in the area of pediatric orthopaedic trauma, sports medicine, spine, hip and hand disorders, patient safety, healthcare quality and value, as well as medical economics. Students meet with Dr. Sponseller and the Department faculty several times weekly to assure satisfactory supervision and mentorship. The Poggi Fellowship offers a unique amount of clinical exposure, in both clinic and the OR, and near-daily contact with world-renowned faculty.

The deadline for application is January 31st, 2021 at 11:59 pm EST.

Please see the link below for more information and instructions on how to apply:

If you have any additional questions regarding the fellowship, please contact the current Poggi Fellows at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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